[OSGeo-Discuss] NEWS: GeoServer Graduates Incubation
jody.garnett at gmail.com
Tue Mar 19 20:05:41 PDT 2013
And I updated the geoserver.org website with a new "OSGeo Project" logo - felt good :D
On Wednesday, 20 March 2013 at 12:59 AM, Stefano Iacovella wrote:
> Congratulations to GeoServer developers!
> And someone should remove the incubation green point from OSGeo
> Projects list for GeoServer at http://www.osgeo.org/ ;-)
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> 2013/3/19 Jeff McKenna <jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com (mailto:jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com)>:
> > (online version: http://www.osgeo.org/news/geoserver-graduation )
> > ***
> > News Date: 2013-03-19
> > OSGeo is pleased to announce that the GeoServer project has graduated
> > from incubation and is now a full fledged OSGeo project. Andrea Aime, a
> > long time member of the GeoServer Project Steering Committee (PSC), has
> > been appointed as project officer.
> > GeoServer (http://www.geoserver.org/) is an Open Source Java Web App
> > allowing users to publish, share and edit geospatial data. GeoServer is
> > well known for its ease of use, excellent documentation and active
> > development community. Designed for interoperability, GeoServer has
> > always had a strong base in open standards and is a reference
> > implementation of the OGC Web Feature and Web Coverage Services. It also
> > supports other well known standards such as the Web Map and Web
> > Processing service. GeoServer is supported by an easy-to-use web
> > configuration and a full REST API for configuration.
> > Graduating incubation (http://www.osgeo.org/incubator) includes
> > fulfilling requirements for open community operation, a responsible
> > project governance model, code provenance, and general good project
> > operation. Graduation is the OSGeo seal of approval for a project and
> > gives potential users and the community at large an added confidence in
> > the viability and safety of the project.
> > The project steering committee says, "The GeoServer team is thrilled to
> > be recognized as a full OSGEo project. There have been strong ties
> > between the two communities with GeoServer developers being involved as
> > charter members, volunteering at the committee level and represented in
> > local OSGeo chapters and helping with foss4g. We are very happy to be
> > included as part of OSGeo and a member of such an esteemed group of
> > projects."
> > OSGeo would also like to thank Landon Blake, Jody Garnett, and the
> > Aust-NZ OSGeo Chapter, the Free Software Foundation and The Eclipse
> > Foundation for their assistance during this Incubation process
> > Congratulations to the GeoServer community!
> > ***
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